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Author Nichols, William J., 1970-

Title Transatlantic mysteries : crime, culture, and capital in the "noir novels" of Paco Ignacio Taibo II and Manuel Vázquez Montalbán / William J. Nichols.

Publication Info. Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press ; Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, [2011]


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Description 1 online resource (206 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-200) and index.
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Contents Introduction -- Social crisis, modernization, and the emergence of the "novela negra" in Mexico and Spain -- Reading and (re) writing culture : subversion of models, models of subversion -- "Poisonville" reincarnated : modernization, metropolis and spaces of self-representation -- Memories of underdevelopment : resurrecting revolution -- Crimes against culture : anti-imperialism in Taibo and Vázquez Montalbán.
Subject Taibo, Paco Ignacio, II, 1949- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Vázquez Montalbán, Manuel -- Criticism and interpretation.
Detective and mystery stories, Mexican -- History and criticism.
Detective and mystery stories, Spanish -- History and criticism.
Crime in literature.
Literature and society -- Mexico -- History -- 20th century.
Literature and society -- Spain -- History -- 20th century.
Comparative literature -- Mexican and Spanish.
Comparative literature -- Spanish and Mexican.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- Spanish & Portuguese.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- Caribbean & Latin American.
Other Form: Print version: 9781611480405
ISBN 9781611480412 (electronic bk.)
1611480418 (electronic bk.)
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